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Old 07-01-2011, 10:00 PM
UTKRanger UTKRanger is offline
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Default Lowering question..

Okay, I really hate to sound like a newb....but seeing as I am, I feel it's okay to have questions.

I still don't have a ranger yet, but will in the next few weeks and I'm pretty sure I want to lower it...however I'm confused as to what you all mean by like 2/2 , 2/3, 4/5 etc...

is that in terms of inches front/back? sorry if I sound really stupid.
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Old 07-01-2011, 10:03 PM
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yup
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Old 07-01-2011, 10:06 PM
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okay thank you!! that's what i was thinking, but didn't want to assume and be wrong.
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Old 07-01-2011, 10:26 PM
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A little bit of advice, if you want to go lower make sure you don't get a truck with torsion bars
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Old 07-01-2011, 10:31 PM
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which ones have torsion bars?

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btw Casper...I LOVE your truck, I've been reading around this forum for a couple weeks now and I always catch myself looking at pics of your truck. no homo lol
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Old 07-02-2011, 12:15 PM
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i believe edges have torsion bars, basically look at your front suspension and see if you have coil springs or bars
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Old 07-02-2011, 03:14 PM
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The 98+ Sport and Edges have torsion bars
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Old 07-02-2011, 06:09 PM
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Oh okay! Thanks you two!
Just to know - how much CAN you lower one with torsion bars? And how do you go about doing that? Is it difficult?
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Old 07-02-2011, 06:10 PM
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Not much. Its very difficult from what I hear.
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Old 07-02-2011, 06:20 PM
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crank your torson bars down, i think you can get 2-3 inches
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Old 07-02-2011, 09:48 PM
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For ease of lowering just don't get a Torsion bar truck lol you'll thank us later!
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Old 07-02-2011, 09:52 PM
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IF you get the torsion bars you have to flip the keys. And get a flip kit for the rear. A guy on rps had that and it was dropped quite a bit.
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Old 07-03-2011, 11:46 AM
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If you want to drop a torsion bar truck, as stated before, get ready for a lot of work. But IMO, when it's done they look awesome.
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Old 07-03-2011, 08:35 PM
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thanks again for the input, y'all. I appreciate it. still looking for a ranger to buy!!
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Old 07-03-2011, 08:56 PM
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Quote:
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The 98+ Sport and Edges have torsion bars
Neg, not all sports had them.
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